Opinion

What happened at Morehouse College really is the graduation story of the year | Jenice Armstrong

These Morehouse Men, as they’re called, won’t have to accept any old job to meet their monthly student loan obligations. Because of tech billionaire Robert F. Smith's generosity, they will be in a better position to start their own businesses or attend graduate school.

Opinion

She’s been helping people for a decade. So why is Pa. picking on her? | Stu Bykofsky

A woman offering secretarial services to poor people with simple legal issues is being investigated by the state attorney general. Why?
Opinion

She’s been helping people for a decade. So why is Pa. picking on her? | Stu Bykofsky

A woman offering secretarial services to poor people with simple legal issues is being investigated by the state attorney general. Why?

Consider these “5 C’s” before applying for a bank loan for your small business

A traditional bank loan remains a popular way to borrow because they are cheaper and come along with other helpful services like online banking and cash management. So if that’s your plan, how can you succeed?

Consider these “5 C’s” before applying for a bank loan for your small business

A traditional bank loan remains a popular way to borrow because they are cheaper and come along with other helpful services like online banking and cash management. So if that’s your plan, how can you succeed?
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Vote, if only because the powers that be don’t really want you to | John Baer

There are lots of reasons not to vote in Tuesday's primary election, including protecting the status quo. But is that really what you want?

Column

‘Game of Thrones’ a saga that was not nearly as complicated at the end as it was at the beginning

Writers David Benioff and D.B. Weiss wrap up their version of George R.R. Martin's sprawling story.

Opinion

After raising three sons, she’s running her own barber shop

Donna Brosious loved being a working mother and spent much of her career in fashion, makeup, and hair. And after her boys were grown, she discovered a new outlet: barbering.

Opinion

At Philly campaign kickoff, Joe Biden and fans — young and old — party like it’s 2015 | Will Bunch

Biden fans really want one thing — to beat Donald Trump. A Philly rally showed the promise and pitfalls of their idea.

Opinion

To Pa.’s poorest city, and its Peanut Bar, a ‘shot through the heart’ | Maria Panaritis

Pennsylvania's poorest city may be on the brink of losing its newspaper. But Reading still has Jimmy Kramer's place — where hope and history commune on bar stools.

Opinion

We can all learn a lot from 90-year-old Marie Ryan about living and loving life | Jenice Armstrong

At a time in life when most seniors have slowed their lives to a crawl, Ryan’s life is moving full speed ahead, auditioning for acting roles and tweeting at President Donald Trump. A tweet she sent about turning 90 attracted nearly 800 likes.

Opinion

Why Democrats should watch how the immigration firestorm is playing out in Italy | Trudy Rubin

Italian interior minister Matteo Salvini's harsh anti-migrant policies should be yet another warning to U.S. Democrats to take the lead on immigration at home.

Opinion

Wanted: Philadelphia leaders who are bold and brave and clear-eyed about gun violence | Helen Ubiñas

Crime is the most pressing issue facing Philadelphia, but City Council candidates don’t have good solutions to fight it.

The beach hats, sunglasses, slides, and bags you need to accessorize your summer outfits | Elizabeth Wellington

Having a fabulous swimsuit isn't enough: Here are the best beach and pool fashion accessories for summer.

Richard Tyler, 83, official Philadelphia historian who helped save Lit Bros. and Eastern State Penitentiary

Standing 6-foot-6 and rail thin, with a nimbus of fluffy white hair, he convinced the city's elected officials that historic preservation was a good idea.

Opinion

Is Italy’s nationalist leader Matteo Salvini a threat to Italian and European democracies? | Trudy Rubin

Trump fan Matteo Salvini thinks nationalism can make Italy great again

Opinion

Philly’s ‘rainbow wave’ election a beginning, not an ending | Kevin Riordan

In a first, three openly LGBTQ City Council candidates are on Philly's Democratic primary ballot Tuesday.

Opinion

With new abortion legislation, America is on the right track | Christine Flowers

Christine Flowers: I'm relieved by recent developments that protect the right to life.

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